Crazy Promotions For Harness Racing

Published: May 28, 2013 08:50 am EDT

“Turkeys Away” was the final episode in the first season of the television sitcom WKRP In Cincinnati, and is still considered one of the finest 30 minute segments of TV comedy ever created.

The laughs are non-stop as radio station manager Mr. Carlson organizes what he believes will be one of the greatest Thanksgiving promotions in radio history: dropping live turkeys from a helicopter into the arms of adoring listeners. The rub, of course, is that turkeys do not fly.

Grand River Racetrack Marketing Guru Kelly Spencer is known inside of this industry as a woman with great ideas... and a lot of them have worked to expose our sport to the masses. For the May issue of Trot Magazine, Kelly was asked to steal a few ideas from others, and see if she could put a twist on them to make them work for harness racing.

To read and comment on Spencer's ideas, click the following link: 10 Crazy Promotions That Could Work For Harness Racing